Billy Joel is surprised that "Piano Man" is so successful. He called it "an old, long song about a guy at a depressing piano bar."
David Bowie's "Station to Station" is over 10 minutes long. Bowie was doing a lot of drugs at the time and later said, "I have only flashes of making it."
The Hall & Oates hit "Everything Your Heart Desires" has no rhymes.
The guys who wrote "Take Me Out To The Ballgame" had never been to a baseball game but knew it was a good song topic.
The first rapper with a #1 hit was Vanilla Ice with "Ice Ice Baby" in 1990.
Kid Rock performed his song "Amen" at Barack Obama's inaugural, but claims he didn't vote for him.
The Yardbirds drummer explains how they created their sound and talks about working with their famous guitarists.
Here's what happens when an opening act is really out of place with the headliner, like when Beastie Boys opened for Madonna.
The British reggae legend tells the story of his #1 hit "Close To You," talks about his groundbreaking Shabba Ranks collaboration "Housecall," and discusses his latest project with Robin Trower.
Chad tells tales from his time as drummer for Nirvana, and talks about his group Before Cars.
An original member of Depeche Mode, Vince went on to form Erasure and Yaz.
Waters tells the "Gypsy Woman" story, shares some of her songwriting insights, and explains how Dennis Rodman ended up on one of her songs.